Four Feet Wings and Fins 1878 A.E. Anderson-Maskell early sciences child's bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Children's Books Sciences, Biology, Natural Sciences, Illustrated Books).
Four Feet, Wings, and Fins, by Mrs. A.E. Anderson-Maskell.
Published 1878, Boston by D. Lothrop and Company.
636 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with B&W wood engravings and line drawings.
Original publisher's binding, color lithographed pictorial paper covered boards. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, typical small chipping to paper along joints and edges. Text block clean, tight, and sound with a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. Frontis has an old cell tape repair on the reverse which can;t be seen from the front. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/4" H x 6 3/4" W.